Department of Economics Weekly Workshops

February 17-20, 2015

Macroeconomics Workshop

The Interplay Between Student Loans and Credit Card Debt: Implications for Default Behavior”

Felicia Ionescu

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Thursday, February 19, 2015

4:00-5:30 p.m.

Wylie Hall 005

(Copies of paper are available in WY 105)

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Macroeconomics Brown Bag

“Failure to Launch: Housing, Debt Overhang, and the Inflation Option During the Great Recession”

Aaron Hedlund
University of Missouri

 

Friday, February 20, 2015

12:00- 1:00 p.m.

Wylie Hall 329

(No copies of paper are available)

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Macroeconomics Brown Bag

“Monetary Policy and Credit Constraints”

Esteban Argudo
Indiana University

 

Friday, February 20, 2015

1:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Wylie Hall 329

(No copies of paper are available)

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When available, the paper may be downloaded as .pdf files, which can be

printed using Acrobat Reader.  The website is http://economics.indiana.edu

Copies of the papers are available in the Department of Economics, Wylie Hall 105.

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College of Arts and Sciences Spring Scholarship Competitions Now Open

Scholarship Eligibility Deadline
Provost’s Awards for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity

(Internal Competition)

Students and faculty mentors in the College Wednesday, February 18
Palmer-Brandon Prize in the Humanities Students pursuing a BA or BFA in the College with a focus on the humanities (coursework, research and/or creative projects and career plans); high academic achievement; current 3rd-year students; eligible to graduate in May or August 2016 Friday, March 6

Finalists will be interviewed on Friday, March 27

Senior Scholarship Competition**

 

Students pursuing a degree (any degree objective); must be eligible to graduate in May or August of 2016; minimum 3.700 cumulative College GPA Tuesday, March 10 – Please note: scholarship forms currently state that the deadline is March 6, but the deadline is Tuesday, March 10
William G. Bray Memorial Scholarship Majors or Minors in History (College), Political Science (College) or Operations and Decision Technologies (Kelley); current sophomore or junior; record of “good campus citizenship” Monday, March 9

Finalists will be interviewed on Thursday, March 26

*David E. Albright Memorial Scholarship Students pursuing a major in SGIS; must be eligible to graduate in May or August 2016 Friday, March 6
Sally Kissinger  Wilt Current freshmen directly admitted to College; 3.700 GPA; application materials have been sent to qualified students Wednesday, March 4
Intensive Writing Essay Prize Students who took/are taking IW courses during the 2014-2015 AY Friday, March 13

*Materials for this competition will be posted on the College Scholarships and Award page soon.

** Please note that some scholarships included in the Senior Scholarship competition have very specific restrictions and can be challenging to award because we do not have enough applicants who meet the eligibility criteria. By submitting one application for the Senior Scholarship competition, students are considered for all awards for which they meet the eligibility criteria.

Specific information about the individual competitions, complete eligibility criteria, and in most cases, application materials are available on the College’s Scholarship and Awards page.

February 25: School of Public Health Spring Career Fair–Open to All Students

School of Public Health Spring Career Fair

Wednesday, Feb 25th

in the School of Public Health Room PH163

From 10:30am-1:30pm

This event is open to all IU students (both undergraduate and graduate)

The SPH Spring Career Fair will connect students with more than 50 organizations across a number of disciplines and industry areas

  • Public Health and Social Service
  • Health IT/Consulting
  • Tourism, Hospitality, Event Planning
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Human Development and Family Studies
  • Youth Services
  • Safety and Worksite Wellness
  • Health, Fitness, Exercise Science
  • Sport Marketing & Business
  • Insurance
  • Financial Services

You should dress in business professional attire for the SPH Spring Career Fair. We encourage you to bring copies of your resume and your student ID.

Here is information on how to prepare for the fair.

Here is the list of currently registered employers for the SPH Career Fair on Feb 25th. Students may view a ‘live’ list of participating employers by logging into Career Link.

American Red Cross of Monroe County http://redcross.org
AmeriCorps Improving Health Throughout Indiana http://www.publichealth.indiana.edu/community/americorps/
Andretti Sport Marketing http://www.andrettisportsmarketing.com
Artful Blooms http://artfulblooms.com
BioLife Plasma Services http://www.biolifeplasma.com
Boys & Girls Clubs of Bloomington http://www.bgcbloomington.org
Bradford Woods Outdoor Center http://www.bradwoods.org
Brownsburg Parks & Recreation Department http://brownsburgparks.com
Buskirk-Chumley Theater http://www.buskirkchumley.org
Camptown, Inc. http://www.camptown.net
Campus Recreational Sports http://www.indiana.edu/~iuop/
City of Bloomington Parks & Recreation http://bloomington.in.gov/parks
City Year https://www.cityyear.org
Coyote Logistics http://www.coyote.com
Danville Parks and Recreation http://www.danvilleindiana.org/department/index.asp?fDD=4-0
DistinXion, Incorporated http://www.DistinXion.org
Epic http://careers.epic.com
Explore Brown County http://www.explorebrowncounty.com
Force Fitness and Performance http://bloomingtonpersonaltraining.com/
Foundation For Youth http://www.foundationforyouth.com
Girls Inc – Monroe County http://www.girlsinc-monroe.org/
Indiana State Department of Health http://www.state.in.us/isdh/
Indiana State Museum & Historic Sites Corporation http://www.indianamuseum.org
Indiana University Athletics http://www.iuhoosiers.com
Indianapolis Motor Speedway http://www.indianapolismotorspeedway.com/
Indianapolis Zoo http://www.indianapoliszoo.com
Kiwanis Club of South Central Indiana http://www.scikiwanisclub.org
LifeDesigns, Inc. http://www.lifedesignsinc.org/
Marian University http://outreach.mariannursing.com
Middle Way House, Inc. http://www.middlewayhouse.org
Monroe County Health Department http://www.co.monroe.in.us
Monroe County YMCA http://www.monroecountyymca.org/Pages/JobsattheY.aspx
Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard http://mhcfoodpantry.org/
New Hope of Indiana INC http://www.newhopeofindiana.org/joinourteam/
New Hope Services, Inc. http://www.newhopeservices.org
Oliver Winery http://www.oliverwinery.com
Pacers Sports & Entertainment http://pacers.com
Peace Corps http://www.peacecorps.gov
Play360 http://www.play360.org
Schahet Hotels http://www.schahethotels.com
Stone Belt Arc, Inc. http://www.stonebelt.org
Sycamore Services, Inc. http://sycamoreservices.com/
TC Steele State Historic Site http://www.tcsteele.org
The Horton Group http://www.thehortongroup.com/
The Omni Severin Hotel http://www.omnihotels.com
Theraplay LLC http://www.yelp.com/biz/theraplay-orthopedics-and-spine-center-bloomington
Total Quality Logistics – TQL http://jobs.tql.com/network
TownePlace Suites http://www.fhginc.com
United States Army http://www.goarmy.com
Vision Event Management http://www.visioneventmanagement.com
WebMD Health Services https://www.webmdhealthservices.com/
WestPoint Financial Group/MassMutual http://www.westpointfinancialgroup.com
WonderLab Museum of Science, Health and Technology http://www.wonderlab.org/